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Canon PowerShot SX530 HS Bridge

The Canon PowerShot SX530 HS Compact Bridge Camera is equipped with a brilliant 16MP 1/2.3” High-Sensitivity CMOS Sensor to ensure that high-quality images are produced, even with the huge 50x optical zoom – you’re guaranteed to achieve superbly detailed shots with this lightweight, compact bridge camera from Canon.

Original price R 5,895.00 - Original price R 5,895.00
Original price
R 5,895.00
R 5,895.00 - R 5,895.00
Current price R 5,895.00
Large 50x Optical Zoom

Powered into this lightweight Canon PowerShot SX530 Bridge Camera is a huge 50x optical zoom that allows you to capture impressive, sharp detailed images from long-range close ups to great group shots, and evening stunning landscapes. The lens construction features 13 elements in 10 groups that consists of 3 UD lenses and 1 double-sided aspherical lens.

Intelligent Image Stabilisation

Advanced technology to creating these beautiful, sharp and focused looking images – Canon merged Intelligent Image Stabilisation into the camera to ensure you that you no longer have to worry about any camera shake ruining your results. This is ideal for shooting at full zoom or handheld in low-light conditions.

Full HD 1080p Video Recording

You can enjoy high-quality video recording in Full HD 1080p video recording at 30 fps; which is perfectly suited to display on larger screens. You can get a full 29 minutes and 59 seconds of Full HD & HD video recording. File Formats that it allows you to record in is MP4 [Video: MPEG4-AVC (H.264); Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Stereo)].

Bright 3-Inch LCD Monitor

The Canon SX530 HS Bridge Camera features a 7.5 cm (3-inch) LCD Monitor, with approximately 461,000 dots; and it features a brightness adjuster from one to five levels – making it suitable to use in bright or low-light conditions.

Built-in Wi-Fi with Near Field Communication (NFC)

Sharing images and video has never been this easy with todays latest technology featuring in the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS Camera – all thanks to built-in Wi-Fi and NFC, enabling you to enjoy endless and instant transferring of your photos and videos which can simply be done by tapping the two devices together.

  • 16MP 1/2.3" High-Sensitivity CMOS Sensor
  • DIGIC 4+ Image Processor
  • Canon 50x Optical Zoom Lens
  • 24-1200mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • 3.0" 461k-Dot LCD Monitor
  • High-Speed Burst Shooting at 10 fps
  • Auto Mode with 32-Scene Detection
  • A Front Dial that Provides Extra Control
  • 100x ZoomPlus with Brilliant Image Quality
Type 1/2.3 type back-illuminated CMOS
Effective Pixels  Approx. 16.0M
Total Pixels Approx. 16.8M
Colour Filter Type Primary Colour 
Image Processor Type DIGIC 4+ with iSAPS technology
Focal Length 4.3 - 215.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 24 - 1200 mm)
Zoom Optical 50x
ZoomPlus 100x
Digital Approx. 4x (with Digital Tele-Converter Approx. 1.6x or 2.0x and Safety Zoom¹).
Combined Approx. 200x
Maximum f/number f/3.4-f/6.5
Construction 13 elements in 10 groups (3 UD lenses and 1 double-sided aspherical lens)
Image Stabilization Yes (lens shift-type), approx. 2.5-stop¹. Intelligent IS with 5-axis Enhanced Dynamic IS
AF System/ Points AiAF (Face Detection / 9-point), 1-point AF (fixed to centre)
AF Modes Single, Continuous, Servo AF/AE¹, Tracking AF
AF Point Selection Size (Normal, Small)
AF Assist Beam Yes
Manual Focus Yes
Closest Focusing Distance 0 cm (W) from front of lens in Macro
Metering modes Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (Centre)
Exposure Compensation Size (Normal, Small)
ISO sensitivity AUTO, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200
AUTO ISO: 100 - 1600
Shutter Speed 1 - 1/2000 sec. (factory default) 
15 - 1/2000 sec. (total range - varies by shooting mode)
Monitor 7.5 cm (3.0") TFT, approx. 461,000 dots
Coverage Approx. 100%
Brightness Adjustable to one of five levels. Quick-bright LCD
Flash Modes Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro
Slow Sync Speed Yes. Fastest speed 1/2000 sec
Flash Exposure Compensation +/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments. Face Detection FE. Safety FE, Smart Flash Exposure
Manual Power Adjustment 3 levels with internal flash
Built-in Flash Range 50 cm - 5.5 m (W) / 1.3 m - 3.0 m (T)
External Flash Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2
Shooting Modes Smart Auto (32 scenes detected), Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Hybrid Auto, Live View Control, Creative Shot, SCN (Portrait, Smart Shutter (Smile, Wink Self-Timer, FaceSelf-Timer), High-speed Burst (4.0MP), Low Light (4.0MP), Snow, Fireworks), Creative Filters (Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect), Movie
Modes in Movie Smart Auto (21 scenes detected), Standard, Program AE, Portrait, Miniature Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Snow, Fireworks
Photo Effects My Colors (My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color)
Drive modes Single, Continuous, Self-Timer
Continuous Shooting Approx. 1.6 shots/sec.
High-speed Burst (4.0 MP): Approx. 10.0 shots/sec. (all speeds are until memory card becomes full)
Movie Length (Full HD & HD) Up to 4 GB or 29 min. 59 sec.¹
(L) Up to 4 GB or 1 hour
Still Image Type JPEG compression (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system, Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
Movies MP4 [Video: MPEG4-AVC (H.264), Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo)]
Intelligent Orientation Sensor Yes
Playback zoom Approx. 2x - 10x
Memory Card Type SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Canon PowerShot SX530 HS Compact Bridge Camera
  • NB-6LH Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (3.7V, 1,060mAh)
  • CB-2LY Battery Charger for the Canon NB-6L Lithium-Ion Battery
  • NS-DC11 Neck Strap
  • Lens Cap

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